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lymph nodes of upper limb


Definition: lymph nodes located in and draining the upper limb, ultimately drained by the subclavian lymphatic trunk; included are the axillary, interpectoral, deltopectoral (infraclavicular), brachial, and cubital nodes.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei membri superiorisTA

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